Posts Tagged ‘Killer Mike’

The Sleigher: Run the Jewels, “A Christmas Fucking Miracle”

HO HO WHO: Jaime Meline and Michael Render, aka El-P and Killer Mike. Together they are Run the Jewels, whose self-titled album is one of the year's most beloved, at least by people who readily embrace crotchety, late-30-something rappers.
JEWELS FOR ANY SEASON: "A Christmas Fucking Miracle" is the last track on Run the Jewels, and [...]

City Paper Critics’ Poll: The Best Music of 2012

"They say you got your whole life to make your first album," raps Oddisee at the top of "Ready to Rock," the triumphant, densely collaged opener of People Hear What They See, D.C. music critics' pick for the year's best local album. But for the Sudanese-American producer/MC, it didn't take a lifetime to finally pull [...]